Pottery Tea Cup & Saucer at Artist Residence

Come and make your very own handcrafted tea cup and saucer with Pottymouth Workshop!

Join ceramicists Naomi Stokes and Meredith Mason at Bristol's newest boutique hotel, Artist Residence, in Portland square. This venue is a former boot factory turned cafe, kitchen and bar- the perfect spot to get creative.

You'll be guided step-by-step through the process of making your own 'pinch pot' ceramic tea cup and accompanying saucer.

What to expect:

  • Learn the fundamentals of slab-building pottery
  • Be guided in the technique of making a classic pinch pot
  • Get plenty of guidance and support from your hosts
  • Add a personal touch with a range of colourful decorative slips
  • Leave with a beautiful tea cup and saucer, handmade by you!

Your finished item will be left with your hosts who will fire and glaze your work. You will be contacted to collect your mugs from your host within 2-4 weeks.

Age restrictions: 18+

Adult (Adult (18+)) £40
Student (10% off for students and those of lower incomes (proof to be emailed in advance)) £36
Group Ticket (Buy 4 get the 5th 1/2 price) £180

What people are saying

Briony Phillips
Feb 2023

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How to get there

Yuup extras

  • 10% off food with every ticket


  • Refreshments available
  • Toilets
  • WiFi

COVID-19 guidelines

Please do not attend this session if you are feeling unwell, experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms or have been in contact with someone who is testing positive.

On the day

  • Your host will provide all materials and equipment needed for this session. Please wear clothes you don't mind getting mucky.
  • Your host encourages attendees to bring some inspiration! If you have a specific design in mind, bring some pictures and they will do their best to help you achieve it.

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 7 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 7 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

You'll be hosted by

Meredith Mason (She/Her)

Meredith is a ceramicist specialising in handbuilding who has been teaching for the past two years at her studio in Fishponds. Teaching the techniques of coiling, pinch pots and slab building in a variety of workshops. Meredith aims to share her love of the clay world by guiding you through the process of handmade forms.

Naomi Stokes (She/Her)

Naomi is an expert potter with three years teaching experience. Naomi mostly works on the potter's wheel, but has recently reignited her love for hand building. Her aim is to help people realise their ideas in clay. Naomi will be on hand during the whole experience to give advice, support and plenty of encouragement.

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